2005 Subaru Forester User Reviews

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2005 Subaru Forester XReview
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Awesome — Love this car. It is powerful, comfortable and a great piece of machinery. Really reliable. Will definitely buy another 1

Pros: It is a subaru

Cons: I may have to sell it one day

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2005 Subaru Forester XTReview
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Whooohaaa — This is one of my favourite cars, awesome performance, reliability, and can do some offroading...

Pros: Performance, reliability, fun, 4wd

Cons: Looks, fuel economy

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2005 Subaru Forester XTReview
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Performance, Handling, Reliability, It's Got It All! — It's a fantastic car to drive. With all the usual Subaru features. I've made a few modifications to it and it flies and is also a dream to drive. It's the best car I've ever owned and I have no plans of getting rid of it.

Pros: Everything

Cons: Nothing much

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2005 Subaru Forester XT Premium PackageReview
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Bad Ass — i love everything about the forester xt except for that it has a five speed instead of a six. i wish that subaru had made it more powerful put it does good. its a pretty fun car to drive. another down side to it is it poor braking

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: good in snow and spacious

Cons: none

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2005 Subaru Forester XS Review
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vs1998 Subaru Forester L
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Power Ranked 1998 Subaru Forester L worse.
"SOC engine"
Value Ranked 1998 Subaru Forester L worse.
"SOC engine"
2005 Subaru Forester XT Review
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vs2005 Honda CR-V LX AWD
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Would Buy Ranked 2005 Honda CR-V LX AWD better.
"Comes down to price. The forester always commands a higher price"
2005 Subaru Forester XS Review
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vs2005 Volvo XC70 Cross Country
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Handling Ranked 2005 Volvo XC70 Cross Country worse.
"It was easier"
Would Buy Ranked 2005 Volvo XC70 Cross Country better.
"I felt more save"

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Reviews From Other Years

2015 Subaru Forester Reviews

Overall, I Love The Car But Very Disappointed With The Oil Issue. By Patti

I bought this car after having my last car for nine years - I was excited about having a new car; my first Subaru. That excitement was diminished very quickly when I had to add oil to it with only 1... Read More

Fun, Efficient, And Surprisingly Sporty Family/multi-use Car. By akrohn2010

This is a recent purchase, so will update with new impressions once we have them. So far impressed with the car's comfort, space, handling, visibility, and efficiency. Comparable MPG and practicality ... Read More

2014 Subaru Forester Reviews

Crap By migration_bobdavis73

I like everything about the car but the engine and it's oil consumption problem. It is crap!!!! Subaru is ignoring its customers oil consumption problems. DO NOT BUY A SUBARU!!! I don't know how to... Read More

Perfect Commuter Car That Is Great For Those Off-road Weekends. By coloradosubaru

Loved the comfort, roominess, great gas mileage, rugged upholstery and dash, great sound. Performs great in snow, off-road, freeway, commuting. Amazing what you can fit when you lay down the backsea... Read More

2013 Subaru Forester Reviews

Great Family Car By pilotstevek

This is a great family car with AWD capability. It handles well in the snow or on dry pavement. The engine is designed with color-coded items for people to self-maintain the car. The towing capacity i... Read More

2012 Subaru Forester Reviews

Wonderful Car! By Alfred520

This car has been very reliable and fun to drive. I would recommend this car to anyone who needs a comfy car with room for kids and groceries. I love the way that it runs in the winter it kept us sa... Read More

2012 Forester 2.5 By JPSaleeby

Have managed to put 15K on it in less than a year. No maintenance issues, but did have to replace the rear brake light lens as it was fogged up. Overall is a great daily driver and people hauler. U... Read More

2011 Subaru Forester Reviews

Good Car By olepolar

Like most in this car. Personally, I have taken for a test drive a few Subarus at the dealership. The new 2014 are great feel but NOT at all different from 2011 and I like the interior accessories MUC... Read More

Love My Subaru By moverover

First time Subaru owner and loved it; we received great advice/support from Associated Sales in Marshfield and Kocourek in Schofield. This car was used for daily commuting and we never had a backache.... Read More

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